all ebooks in category: History of Mexico (26)

Palenque : Recent Investigations at the Classic Maya Center
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0759108749 | PDF | pages: 359 | 18.9 mb

Palenque is one of the best known and oldest Mayan archaeological sites. But recently little has been published on the ongoing work here. Marken's collection …

Braceros: Migrant Citizens and Transnational Subjects in the Postwar United States and Mexico
2011 | 359 Pages | ISBN: 0807833592 | PDF | 6 MB

At the beginning of World War II, the United States and Mexico launched the bracero program, a series of labor agreements that brought Mexican men …

Malcontents, Rebels, and Pronunciados: The Politics of Insurrection in Nineteenth-Century Mexico
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0803225423 | 352 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Behind every pronunciamiento, a formal list of grievances designed to spark political change in nineteenth-century Mexico, was a disgruntled individual, rebel, or pronunciado. Initially a …

Manana Forever?: Mexico and the Mexicans
2011 | 320 Pages | ISBN: 0375404244 | EPUB | 3 MB

Why are Mexicans so successful in individual sports, but deficient in team play? Why do Mexicans dislike living in skyscrapers? Why do Mexicans love to …

Freud's Mexico: Into the Wilds of Psychoanalysis (The MIT Press)
English | October 15, 2010 | ISBN: 0262014424 | 424 pages | PDF | 19 Mb

Freud's Mexican disciples, Mexican books, Mexican antiquities, and Mexican dreams. Freud's Mexico is a completely unexpected contribution to Freud studies. Here, Rubén Gallo reveals Freud's …

Forceful Negotiations: The Origins of the Pronunciamiento in Nineteenth-Century Mexico
English | 2011-01-01 | ISBN: 0803225407 | PDF | 368 pages | 1,4 MB

Often translated as “revolt,” a pronunciamiento was a formal, written protest, typically drafted as a list of grievances or demands, that could result in an …

Progress against Poverty: Sustaining Mexico's Progresa-Oportunidades Program
2006 | 166 Pages | ISBN: 0815752210 | PDF | 1 MB

In 1997, Mexico launched a radical new program to combat poverty. Initially named Progresa and now known as Oportunidades, the revolutionary program has become an …

The Mexican Revolution: A Brief History with Documents
2012 | ISBN: 031253504X | English | 192 pages | EPUB | 10 MB

Focused on the causes, conduct, and consequences of the revolution which ended General Porfirio Diaz's thirty-five year rule as dictator-president, Mexican Revolution explores the unique …

The History of Mexico: From Pre-Conquest to Present
English | ISBN: 0415872375, 0415872367 | 2010 | PDF | 808 pages | 11,4 MB

The History of Mexico: From Pre-Conquest to Present traces the last 500 years of Mexican history, from the indigenous empires that were devastated by the …

The Mexican Revolution 1910-1920 (Osprey Elite 137)
2006 | ISBN: 1841769894 | English | 66 Pages | True PDF | 4 MB

Some of the most famous Western movies have been set against the background of the Mexican Revolution of the early 20th century. Now, for the …